MATE5344 Algebraic Structures in Cryptography 5 ECTS
Organised by
Mathematics
Person in charge
Matematiikan ja tilastotieteen laitos, Aleksi Saarela
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2016–2017 X
2017–2018 X
Preceding studies
Compulsory:

Learning outcomes

to broaden students' knowledge of cryptography

Contents

Various mathematical structures are applicable in cryptography in many different ways. Finite fields and elliptic curves are good examples. A deeper study of such structures is included, complementing previous studies in cryptography. Then cryptographic applications of such structures are discussed.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 28 h 0 h
Exercises 12 h 0 h

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Exercises Exercise(s)
  • In English
Written exam
  • In English
Participation in classroom work
  • In English

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

lecture notes

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies

Incoming examinations

Oct 25, 2017
Nov 13, 2017
2016–2017
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
DP in Mathematics and Statistics
DP in Mathematics
DP in Statistics
MDP in Information Security and Cryptography
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